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Short Title(s) as Introduced

Bots Research Act

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To direct the Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission to establish a task force for the purpose of studying the effects of automated accounts on social media, public discourse, and elections.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
05/21/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
05/22/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
05/21/2019Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/21/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Energy and Commerce05/21/2019 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce05/22/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/21/2019)

Bots Research Act

This bill directs the Federal Trade Commission to establish a task force to study and report to Congress and relevant federal agencies on the impact of automated accounts on social media, public discourse, and elections.